OUR PROGRAM INCLUDES:
AREQUIPA & THE COLCA CANYON
AREQUIPA & COLCA
03 DAYS / 02 NIGHT
DAY 01 LIMA / AREQUIPA
Reception at the airport and transfer to hotel. Rest of the morning. Arequipa is a beautiful city which was founded by the Spanish in 1540 in a place specially chosen for its natural beauty and warm weather. Located at 2,300 meters above sea level. This beautiful town lies at the foot of Misti , a gigantic cone-shaped volcano 5822 meters high. Known as the Blana City, Arequipa is embodied in fine colonial buildings and enjoys stunning natural landscapes. In the city center , visitors can visit the wonderful Monastery of Santa Catalina , the most important that this beautiful city has attractive, showing many streets and alleys with a stylish architecture dating back to the seventeenth century.
14:00 P.M. CITY TOUR AREQUIPA
Visit the Monastery of Santa Catalina, a sample of four centuries of Arequipa architecture, intruding cells, small streets and cloisters full of colorful flowers and the walls painted in fresh tints . The narrow lanes leading to the various parts of the convent passing through picturesque sites and places of living and sleeping with the original furnishings . Visitors will revive and die in the path of time . Visit the Plaza de Armas, one of the most beautiful of Peru, the Jesuit church of the Company, which announced its beautiful facade called mestizo architecture, its cloisters and dome, Tristan del Pozo mansion and end and for a magnificent view the city and the typical districts of Carmen high and Yanahuara . (Viewpoint and Church) .
Accommodation in selected hotel in Arequipa
DAY 02 VALLEY CANYON TOUR
Breakfast at the hotel.
Pick up from your hotel to take us to the Colca Valley ( 162 km ) through Yura, bordering the Chachani, then we reach the National Reserve of Salinas and Aguada Blanca (Pampa Cañahuas)
Where we can appreciate the natural habitat of the vicunas,stops on the way in which we reacheda height of 4900msnm.
13:00 P.M. Arrival to Chivay . Time for lunch ( by the passenger ). Installation in the chosen Afternoon transfer to the hot springs of La Calera, hotel finally return to Chivay .
DAY 03 Chivay / Cruz del Condor
Breakfast at hotel
06:00 p.m. . Departure to the deepest part of the canyon " La Cruz del Condor" where we can ap preciate the majestic flight of birds. We will return the viewpoints of Choquetico , Andenería pre - Inca, Lito models, hanging Tombs also visit the towns of Pinchollo , Maca and Yanque. Return to Chivay , time for lunch .
14:00 pm . Return to the city of Arequipa
18:30 p.m. . Arriving in the city of Arequipa
A time transfer to the airport for your flight back to Lima.
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